Title: STATE PARK PEACE OFFICER (RANGER) Salary: $3,344.00 - $5,370.00 Posted: 08/22/2014
Job Description: ***This is a Peace Officer Position. To be eligible, you must meet the minimum qualifications established by the Department of Human Resources AND either be currently eligible or eligible for reinstatement as a PC 830.2, California State Peace Officer. If you are not a current peace officer employed by a State of California agency and in possession of a POST – Basic Certificate, you are not eligible for this position and must apply to take the State Park Peace Officer Cadet (Ranger/Lifeguard) Exam when offered. For further information regarding your rights and eligibility please visit the Department Link listed below before calling or emailing the listed contact.***
The reporting location for this position is the Hollister Hills Sector office in Hollister. This position will work under the supervision of the State Park Peace Officer Supervisor (Ranger). This position serves as a team member with primary responsibility for park operation and law enforcement duties, which include but are not limited to: emergency medical response, technical rope rescue, resource management, sound monitoring programs, day use and campground patrol, trail patrol, leading park aides and volunteers, fee collection, accounting, law enforcement reports, and data collection. The District offers many opportunities for growth, including becoming an EMR, OT, firearms, ATV, or motorcycle instructor. The certification and operation of four-wheel drive vehicles, off-highway motorcycles, and all-terrain vehicles is required. State housing is available. For further information regarding this position, please contact Matthew Allen at (831) 636-2016 or Matthew.Allen@parks.ca.gov.
How to apply:
In order to apply and be considered for this position, ALL APPLICANTS must submit a completed Standard Examination/ Employment Application, STD 678 by mail or hand delivery to the contact address listed below (emailed or faxed applications will not be accepted). You must include the Position # (548-250-0983-007) in the “Examination or Job Title for which you are applying” section on the STD 678. You must list your most current employment history first in the “Employment History” section on the STD 678 providing the “From” and “To” dates with the month, day and year.
Note: If you are applying for multiple positions, you must complete a STD 678 for each position separately. Incomplete applications or applications received with multiple positions listed on one application will not be considered.
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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